Elgin Marbles: UK declimes mediation over Parthenon sculptures

09 Apr 2015 1:46 PM | Anonymous

 

Elgin Marbles: UK declines mediation over Parthenon sculptures

  • 8 April 2015

The British Museum and UK government have turned down an offer of mediation from the UN's cultural organisation in the Elgin Marbles dispute with Greece.

Campaigners for the return of the Parthenon sculptures to Greece have voiced disappointment at the replies sent from London to Unesco last month.

http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-32204548